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Poison, director, Todd Haynes ; producer, Christine Vachon

Label
Poison
Title
Poison
Statement of responsibility
director, Todd Haynes ; producer, Christine Vachon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This film interweaves three tales that build toward a devastating climax. The first tale, Hero, tells a bizarre story of suburban patricide. Horror, the second tale, deals with a mad sex experiment that unleashes a disfiguring plague. Lastly is the tale, Homo, which explores the obsessive sexual relationship between two inmates
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P65 2011
PerformerNote
Edith Meeks, Larry Maxwell, Susan Gayle Norman, Scott Renderer, James Lyons
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1986
  • 1960-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haynes, Todd
  • Vachon, Christine
  • Genet, Jean
  • Meeks, Edith
  • Maxwell, Larry
  • Norman, Susan Gayle
  • Renderer, Scott
  • Lyons, James
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay men
  • Sex in motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
Poison, director, Todd Haynes ; producer, Christine Vachon
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/zeiz1135d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Inspired by the novels of Jean Genet with quotations from Miracle of the Rose, Our Lady of the Flowers and Thief's Journal
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Bonus features: Sundance Film Festival Q&A; archival 1999 audio commentary; original poster concepts and collages; behind-the-scenes polaroids; "Last address"; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hero
  • Horror
  • Homo
Control code
826486
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Twentieth anniversary ed ; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975113533
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
Z1135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o727807944
  • (OCoLC)727807944
System details
DVD; Mono.; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Poison, director, Todd Haynes ; producer, Christine Vachon
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/zeiz1135d.gif
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Inspired by the novels of Jean Genet with quotations from Miracle of the Rose, Our Lady of the Flowers and Thief's Journal
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Bonus features: Sundance Film Festival Q&A; archival 1999 audio commentary; original poster concepts and collages; behind-the-scenes polaroids; "Last address"; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hero
  • Horror
  • Homo
Control code
826486
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Twentieth anniversary ed ; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975113533
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
Z1135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o727807944
  • (OCoLC)727807944
System details
DVD; Mono.; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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